Jayant Patel leaves Australia after walking free

Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel on Friday left for the US after walking free following a long legal battle in Australia on the charges of manslaughter and fraud.

Indian-origin doctor gets suspended sentence in Australia

Indian-origin doctor Jayant Patel, facing a series of charges of manslaughter and fraud, would now walk free after an Australian court today sentenced him to two years in jail, wholly suspended.

Jayant Patel`s trial costs Australians $3.6 million

The seven year-long trial of Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel, accused of manslaughter of several patients in Australia, has cost the country a whopping 3.5 million dollars.

Indian-origin surgeon gets chance to poll jurors

A court in Australia has given an Indian-origin surgeon, charged with causing grievous bodily harm to a patient, a chance to poll his potential jurors.

Jayant Patel faces another trial in Australia

Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel was on Tuesday charged in a Brisbane court with grievous bodily harm of a patient.

Indian origin surgeon to stand trial in Australia

An Indian origin former surgeon in an Australian hospital will stand trial in September for causing grievous bodily harm to a patient.

Aus prosecution undecided on Jayant Patel manslaughter charges

Patel was charged manslaughter related to patients - Gerry Kemps (77) and James Phillips (46) and with causing grievous bodily harm to Ian Rodney Vowles and Darcy Blight.

Australia prosecutors to pursue 12 charges against Jayant Patel

Australian prosecutors on Friday said they would pursue 12 outstanding criminal charges, including two of manslaughter, against Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel.

‘Will ask DPP to drop more charges against Jayant Patel’

The Brisbane Supreme Court had yesterday acquitted 62-year-old Patel of unlawfully killing his patient 75-year-old Mervyn Morris.

Doctor Jayant Patel cleared of manslaughter charge in Australia

In a relief to Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel, an Australian court on Wednesday found him not guilty of manslaughter of an elderly patient nearly a decade ago.

Retired surgeon backs Patel`s decision to operate

Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel`s decision to operate his patient who later died was an "excellent choice", an Australian court was told on Wednesday during a manslaughter trial against him.

‘Dr Death’ Jayant Patel ‘correctly diagnosed patient’

Indian-origin doctor in Australia, Jayant Patel, correctly diagnosed the cause of bleeding in a patient who died after surgery, a court has heard.

Indian-origin doctor testifies in Australian SC

Indian-origin doctor Jayant Patel, who is facing a manslaughter trial in Brisbane, on Wednesday took the witness stand and testified in the Supreme Court.

Jayant Patel`s junior says surgery unjustified

Patel, 62, the former director of surgery at Bundaberg Base Hospital, has pleaded not guilty to the manslaughter of 75-year-old Mervyn Morris, who died in June 2003, three weeks after the major surgery.

Jayant Patel loses bid on manslaughter charge

Patel had performed surgery on Morris after allegedly incorrectly diagnosing him with diverticulosis in 2003.

Aus judge dismisses ‘Dr Death’ Jayant Patel’s application for ‘judge-only trial’

A judge has dismissed, Indian-origin doctor, Jayant Patel’s, accused of the man slaughter of three patients in Australia, application for a judge-only trial.

`Dr Death` Patel to face another trial

Jayant Patel, 62, was charged and convicted two years ago on three counts of manslaughter and one count of grievous bodily harm to his patients at the Bundaberg Hospital in Queensland.

`Dr Death` Patel walks free from Oz jail; Court orders retrial

The FBI had arrested Patel in Portland, Oregon, in 2008, following which he was extradited to Australia.

Australia: Dr Death loses manslaughter appeal

Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel jailed over fatally bungled surgeries on Thursday lost an appeal against his conviction in an Australian court, with the
judge observing that "the case could hardly be more grave".

New legal team for Jayant Patel`s appeal in Oz

Indian-origin doctor Jayant Patel, convicted of manslaughter charges Australia, will have another legal team led by one of the most experienced lawyers
of Queensland, representing his appeal in March.